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Monetizing Video Content With SEO – Interview With Red Bricks Media

Monetizing Video Content With SEO – Interview With Red Bricks Media

Grant Crowell back from the adtech conference in San Francisco. Last week, I had the pleasure of interviewing Ed Kim, CEO of the search and performance marketing firm, Red Bricks Media. Last year, ReelSEO's Mark Robertson and I spoke with Ed the Video SEO panel at PubCon along ...

YouTube SEO - Ranking Factors - Beyond Views, Titles, and Tags

YouTube SEO   Ranking Factors   Beyond Views, Titles, and Tags

Youtube SEO - What are Ranking Factors for Youtube Marketing? YouTube considers many factors for ranking within its algorithm beyond just titles, tags, and descriptions. visit http://www.reelseo.com/youtube-ranking/ to read the rest.

Online Video Is REALLY Worth 20 MILLION WORDS!

In a recent post, I gave a hypothesis that when applying the saying, "a picture is worth a thousand words," a YouTube video could potentially be worth nearly 2 million words. However my publisher pointed out to me that one figure in my math was ...

Why A YouTube Video Is Worth Nearly 2 Million Words

UPDATED – SEE HERE – 20 MILLION WORDS Here's some quick Video SEO marketing math to show how much information you could hypothetically share in a single video, when applying the saying, "a picture is worth a thousand words."

Online Video Subtitles Increase Video Viewing By 40% - Research

In addition to the fact that subtitles can assist with accessibility and discoverability, subtitles can also increase the amount of time that a user spends watching a video by almost 40 percent.  In fact, where subtitles appeared, 80 percent more people watched the entire video ...

The Video SEO Creative Vado HD Review

Grant Crowell of ReelSEO reviews  the Creative Vado HD digital pocket camcorder – is it good enough for serious business use, online video marketing and video seo? Watch our YouTube playlist and see us put it through a full battery of tests,  learn about the ...

How The Rocky Mountain News Put Video SEO Hair On My Chest

How The Rocky Mountain News Put Video SEO Hair On My Chest

Some people are saying newspapers are dying, but one of them gave me my own "birth" into online video marketing and video search optimization. I speak of the Rocky Mountain News, the oldest newspaper in Colorado, which published its final edition on Friday, February 27, 2009. ...

Image and Speech Recognition In Video SEO: The Digitalsmith Interview

Image and Speech Recognition In Video SEO: The Digitalsmith Interview

I interviewed Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of the video publishing platform and indexing solutions provider Digitalsmiths, Ben Weinberger, on how their combination of  image interpretation and speech recognition tools can enhance search results and SEO campaigns for businesses of all sizes.

Instructional Videos and SEO Advantages – The Howcast Interview

In our continuing series on marketing with instructional videos and how-to video websites, ReelSEO's Grant Crowell interviews Sanjay Raman, Co-Founder and Vice President of Product Development for Howcast. Sanjay talks with Grant about the special SEO benefit with instructional videos, and some special tips for ...

Newspapers Need Video SEO, Says Scripps Newspapers Director

In our continuing series on newspapers and online video marketing, ReelSEO's Grant Crowell interviews Jay Small, Executive Director, Content and Product Development for Scripps Interactive Newspapers Group. Jay talks about the business imperative for newspapers to be doing a better job promoting video and have ...

Video Thumbnails In Universal Search - Google Confirms They Work

Last week, on the official Google Blog, they revealed a new set of eye-tracking studies that confirm what many have concluded already.  In particular, that video results shown with thumbnails in Google's universal search results do do NOT distract significantly from the user's experience and ...

The Newspaper Video SEO Opportunity - New Business Models for Realities

ReelSEO (http://www.reelseo.com/) is proud to release a first-of-its-kind, in-depth report on the unique opportunity that exists for U.S. newspaper companies to grow their audience and advertising base by leveraging video search optimization, also known as Video SEO.

Video SEO BlackHats Attack Google Video Search

Video SEO BlackHats Attack Google Video Search

According to ZDnet, during the past few days, Google Video has been targeted by a group of SEO Blackhatters who have already managed to hijack more than 400K search queries on Google Video.  As a result, users who are tricked into visiting the resulting video ...

Videos Are 50 Times More Likely To Rank On The First Page of Google?

Last week, Nate Elliot at Forrester published an interesting blog post titled, "The Easiest Way to a First-Page Ranking on Google.” In his post, Nate discloses the results of a study/experiment that they conducted whereby a series of popular keyword searches were run on the ...

RIP Google Video Uploads - Get Your Sitemaps Ready

Yesterday, Google finally announced that they are shutting down the ability for users to upload videos to Google Video "in a few months". I say finally because many of us expected this to happen for some time and given the efforts spent on enhancements to ...